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Take the FREE Careers & Majors Quiz to find out your personality breakdown and the best major and career matches for you. Log on to the website https://www.cappex.com/colleges/majors

University of Mississippi Scholarship Priority Deadline- January 5, 2021 http://finaid.olemiss.edu/

Mississippi State University Scholarship Priority Deadline- December 1, 2020 http://www.admissions.msstate.edu/freshmen/money-matters

ICC Scholarship Application Deadline - April 1, 2021  https://www.iccms.edu/FinancialAid, https://www.iccms.edu/Portals/0/Docs/Finaid/HowToApplyForStudentAid.pdf

 

 Don't forget to fill out the FAFSA and MTAG/MESG if you plan to attend college during the 2020-2021 school year!

SENIORS: Mississippi Financial Aid: Apply online at https://maapp.msfinancialaid.org/.
The HELP program
is a legislative grant available to students with a 2.5 GPA who make a 20 or higher composite ACT, take specific high school curriculum, and demonstrate financial need. The grant will pay full tuition for up to four years at a MS college or university.
The Mississippi Tuition Assistance Grant (MTAG)
is available to students with a 2.5 GPA who make a 15 or higher composite on the ACT. The grant will pay up to $500/year for freshmen and sophomores and up to $1000/year for juniors and seniors who attend a MS college or university.
The Mississippi Eminent Scholars Grant (MESG)
is available to students with a 3.5 GPA who make a 29 or higher on the ACT. The grant will pay $2500/year for up to four years for students who attend a MS college or university.

Horatio Alger scholarship: Deadline October 25, 2020. Visit their site for requirements and application.
https://scholars.horatioalger.org/?SFMC_cid=EM347518-&rid=47716272

 

Jack Kent Cooke scholarship - Deadline October 30, 2020. Please visit: www.jkcf.org/college for the application and info.

 

Coca-Cola Scholarship Program: $20,000 150 Awards. Deadline October 31. Applications can be found at https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/ .

 

Hagan Scholarship link: www.Haganscholarships.org. Deadline November 15, 2020.Hagan Scholarship recipients are high achieving, self-motivated students who will require substantial financial assistance to attend college. See website for details and eligibility requirements.

 

McCormick & Murphy Personal Injury Scholarship for law majors. Deadline April, 30, 2021.  $500 one-time award.  Must be attending a 4-yr college/university or 2-yr community college for Fall 2021.  Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted.  https://www.mccormickmurphy.com/#scholarship